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PNP imposes gun ban from November 1 to 15

Nov 01, 2017 - 2:12 PM

(UPDATED) The expanded PNP circular bans the bearing for firearms in public in Metro Manila, Region 3 and Region 4-A. This suspends all permits to carry firearms outside residences

GUNS PROHIBITED. The PNP imposes a gun ban for the first half of November, which covers Undas and the ASEAN Summit.

Half a million gun owners in PH without licenses – police

May 06, 2015 - 6:52 PM

With expired licenses guns cannot have their registration renewed making them illegal says the PNP’s Firearms and Explosives Office

MODERNIZING GUN REGISTRATION. PNP FEO chief Senior Superintendent Dennis Siervo unveils plans to simplify the country's gun licensing process. Rappler photo

Beware of fake cops prowling near NAIA

Apr 12, 2014 - 2:32 PM

UPDATED A reader shares a terrifying experience outside the Ninoy Aquino International Airport

How ‘Uncle Leland’ betrayed the Filipinos he loved

Apr 05, 2014 - 9:00 AM

So while Filipinos have much to thank Yee for they should not forget that he owes them even more

PH gun industry: Small but ‘world-class’

Jan 27, 2013 - 11:36 PM

The Philippines gun industry feels the heat of a gun ban but remains confident that its reputation in the international market will keep it alive and well this year

Rappler Newscast | January 7, 2013

Jan 07, 2013 - 8:50 PM

Fishermen recover a US drone in waters off the central Philippines | After a series of shootings President Aquino needs more time to consider a total gun ban law | The Philippine stock exchange breaks the 6 000 level

'Civilians’ guns belong in vault'

Jan 07, 2013 - 3:27 PM

Sen Panfilo Lacson backs calls to bar civilians from carrying guns in public

Holiday gun ban? Aquino to discuss plan

Jan 04, 2013 - 3:07 PM

The Palace says proposals to impose a holiday gun ban will have to be discussed with President Aquino

Mary Grace Tan: shooting it out with the guys

Dec 19, 2012 - 5:01 PM

In the sport of shooting men typically dominate the competition But that s changing and one Filipina is calling the shots

PNP warns gun owners

Dec 10, 2012 - 3:57 PM

The PNP announces that gun owners with expired licenses have until December 31 to renew them